Everyone wants to be successful in their endeavors. However, many people have trouble achieving the level of success they wish to reach. It all starts with successful thinking. While this may seem like an easy enough idea, people struggle to think successfully and in turn, don't achieve their desired goal. Here are 3 tips to get you on the right track to thinking successfully.
1.) Have a clear vision
Know exactly what you want to accomplish and why it is important that you do so. Anyone can set a goal, but truly understanding your motive behind the goal is very powerful. Understanding your motive will keep your thoughts on track, bring you back to focus when you are confused or frustrated, and serve as motivation when your losing hope.
2.) Break free of the negative self-talk
Let's be honest for a moment. Almost everyone has negative self-talk that runs through their mind periodically. Especially when you are challenging yourself to a big goal. This destructive pattern needs to be stopped. It isn't easy but the first step is to observe your thoughts. Start noticing when you are being negative and putting yourself down. After some time of paying attention to your thoughts in detail, you can start replacing the negative thoughts with positive helpful thoughts. It is truly, a mind game.
3.) Believe in your goal
There is a difference between a goal being unachievable and hard to achieve. You must know in your heart that the goal you have set is something that you can do. Having self-doubt about the goal you have set will stop you dead in your tracks. Visualize what your life will be like once you have achieved your goal. Surround yourself with positive people and share your ideas with them. If you have people in your life that doubt you can be successful, don't share your goal with them. Negative people will not help you achieve your goal.
Gain control of your thought process, it's a great start on your long journey to success.
https://www.inc.com/rhett-power/the-3-fundamentals-of-successful-thinking.html By Dillon Landfried - May 28, 2019